Disneyland Articles

Darth Vader Does Disneyland (VIDEO)

by Rebecca Dolan. Posted Jun 7th 2011 09:15 AM
Darth Vader Disneyland

Screenshot, DisneyParks, YouTube

Apparently everyone does love Disneyland, even intergalactic supervillians. In this hilarious video, the man in black himself, Darth Vader, visited the happiest place on earth. Of course, he had two storm troopers at his side for protection. But, the deadbeat dad did didn't even bother to bring his kids, Luke and Leia.
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Five Lost Disneyland Rides: Flying Saucers Anyone? (VIDEO)

by Rebecca Dolan. Posted Mar 16th 2011 12:03 AM
lost disneyland rides

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Opened in 1955, Disneyland in Anaheim, California has delighted visitors for decades with its eight themed "lands" of rides, shows and attractions. It just isn't possible to forget a first spin on Dumbo, rocketing through darkness on Space Mountain or singing along with those musical pirates before Johnny Depp stole their fame. The skallywag! But with the park constantly updating through the years, some of those classic rides exist only as memories today.
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Disneyland in Pictures: Then and Now

by Jason Cochran. Posted Mar 1st 2011 10:45 AM
Disneyland Dumbo Ride Then and Now

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Although many of us picture Disneyland, Walt Disney's original dream park in Anaheim, Calif., as a frozen crystallization of childhood, it's actually an evolving playground. Although the basics of Disneyland are essentially what they were during its 1955 opening and the buildings years that came after, with the passing of time have come some dramatic shifts. "Disneyland is something that will never be finished," promised Mr. Disney. And he was right.
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Reasons to Miss School for a Kids Vacation

by Alison Lowenstein. Posted Jan 18th 2011 12:20 AM
family and kids vacation at the beach

Photo by amishsteve, flickr.

As a parent, there is always some reason why you should feel guilty. One topic that is eternally up for debate is the idea of taking your children out of school for vacation.
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Best Holidays to Visit Disneyland

by Janna Graber. Posted Dec 20th 2010 02:00 PM
There's magic at Disneyland year round, but during the holidays, Disneyland Resort is even more enchanting. From the twinkling holiday lights at Christmastime to the patriotic parades on the Fourth of July, the folks at Disneyland really know how to throw a party.
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